Terrifying robbery captured on surveillance video

August 11, 2010 8:34:29 AM PDT
Crime Stoppers and investigators with the Harris County Sheriff's Office need your help to identify a man they say robbed a gas station convenience store in north Harris County. It happened at around 11:20pm on July 21. A man reportedly entered the Texaco station at 11702 W. FM 1960, approached the counter and asked for cigars. When the clerk asked for identification, the suspect pulled out a gun and pointed it at the clerk.

Investigators say the suspect demanded all the money from the cash register, and the clerk complied. The suspect left the store on foot and headed toward Fallbrook Drive.

The suspect is described as a black male in his late teens to early 20's with short black hair. He is around 5-foot-6 to 5-foot-8 and weighs around 150 to 160 pounds.

Crime Stoppers will pay up to $5,000 for any information called in to the 713-222-8477 tips hotline or submitted online at www.crime-stoppers.org that leads to the identification, charging or arrest of the suspect in this case. Tips can also be sent by text message - Text TIP610 plus your tip to CRIMES (274637). All tipsters remain anonymous.


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